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HP Pavilion 531w Desktop PC (US/CAN) support

HP Pavilion 531w Desktop PC Product Specifications

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Bundle Information

The HP Pavilion 531w desktop PC (P7515A) is a component of the HP Pavilion 531w-b desktop PC Bundle (P7516A or P7516B). The bundle includes:
  • HP Pavilion 531w desktop PC
  • HP MX70 17 inch display

Countries/Regions sold in

  • United States
  • Canada

Base processor and speed

Celeron 1.3 GHz


Intel 810e


RAM (standard) 256 MB
Maximum 512 MB
Speed PC100
DIMM Slots Two

Hard drive

40 GB

CD-RW drive

16 x 8 x 40

Diskette drive

1.44 MB (3.5-inch)

Fax and data modem

Cheetah 2 V.90 Modem

Video graphics

Integrated into Chipset, No AGP slot


AC97 Audio


10/100BT Integrated on Motherboard

External ports

Port typeQuantity
USB 4 (2 front and 2 back)
Serial 2
Parallel 1
PS2 Keyboard 1
PS2 Mouse 1

Expansion slots (total)

Slot typeQuantity

Drive bays (total)

Bay typeQuantity
5.25-inch CD external 2
3.5-inch HDD, internal 1
3.5-inch FDD, external 1
3.5-inch (other) 1


Polk Audio “F” stereo speakers (left and right)


Internal Speaker cable

Keyboard and mouse

  • HP One Touch Internet Keyboard
  • 2 Button PS/2 Mouse

Supported operating systems

Microsoft (R) Windows XP Home Edition

Software Build ID/BIOS

Software Build ID 21NAbBCDE3

Complete software package

Operating system

Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition

Data and security

  • Detto Migration SW
  • McAfee Security Suite
  • SmartClone icon + url (data transfer between PCs through internet) by Skydesk
  • Zeroknowledge Freedom Security Console


HP RecordNow by VERITAS

Education and reference

  • HP Learning Adventure Try&Buy SW (NA English ONLY) by TLC
  • Microsoft Encarta Encyclopedia Deluxe Online (URL)


  • Emusic icon with URL
  • HP Music Store icon with URL by Rioport
  • MusicMatch Jukebox (with HP Themes) 6.1
  • Super Duper Music Looper by Sonic Foundry
  • User Choice icon by UbiQ
  • Wildtangent 3D Web Driver w/ 3D games

HP Pavilionware/tools

  • Backweb client/Toolbar (HP Center) by Backweb
  • Desktop Agent Tour
  • Easy Internet Signup Client by WIS
  • Ehlep/HP Instant Support
  • JVM: Java (TM) Virtual Machine by Microsoft
  • Product Registration
  • HP Pavilion Support Info (CTRL + ALT + S read product info from BIOS)
  • HP Application Recovery
  • HP Odometer

Internet applications and ISP signup

  • WeatherBug (local weather tracking)
  • AOL
  • CompuServe
  • Earthlink

Photo, Image, and Movie

  • HP Photo Services
  • Kazoo Studio by Kazoo 3D
  • Lifeclip (icon with URL)
  • My Photo Center by ArcSoft
  • Corel (R) WordPerfect Office Suite
  • MarketBrowser

Productivity and finance

  • Adobe (R) Acrobat (R) Reader
  • Corel WordPerfect Office Suite
  • MarketBrowser
  • Microsoft Works 6.0 and Money 2002 std (combo CD)
  • Quicken® Financial Center with Quicken New User edition by Intuit


Original systems One year (Customer Replaceable Parts Service - on specified items, HP Unit Exchange, Send in Repair Service)
Technical phone assistance to diagnose potential hardware issues One year
Replacement systems Duration of original product warranty or 90 days whichever is longer (HP Unit Exchange, Send in Repair Service)
NOTE: Please refer to the warranty statement that is included in the box with the PC for more details.
HP Pavilion 531w Desktop PC (US CAN)

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